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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Amira

Understand + MEEt + RU

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Amira in Arabic)أميرة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of AmiraAmeera Emira Amirah Ameerah Emirah Emeireh Emeirah Emyreh Emyrah Emereh Emerah Emireh Emirah Emeyreh Emeyrah
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from A-M-R:

Meaning of Amira

Amira is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “leader”, “commander”, “chief”. It is derived from the A-M-R root (to command) which is used in many places in the Quran.

Say, ‘I am commanded to serve the Lord of this town, which He has made inviolable and to whom everything belongs; I am commanded to be one of those devoted to Him (27:91)

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Reader Comments:

  1. on Tuesday 8th of March 2016 01:55:25 AM

    It makes my heart so soft Amira do yes it do over and over again.

  2. on Sunday 23rd of October 2016 04:24:49 PM

    The name Amirah means princess ……………………………………………………………

  3. on Thursday 18th of January 2018 08:08:28 PM

    my name is Amira

    i loved my name very much

  4. on Tuesday 4th of September 2018 06:13:49 PM

    My friend is called Amirah so is my cousin
    It means princess

  5. on Saturday 29th of September 2018 07:36:45 PM

    My son is called amid and my princess is called Amirah

  6. on Sunday 21st of July 2019 09:49:12 AM

    My daughter name sheijka ameira all the people love her name here in spain

  7. on Friday 28th of August 2020 03:55:37 PM

    i want to keep this name for my daughter but i m not sure abt origin of this name or correct meaning

  8. on Friday 19th of March 2021 05:14:44 AM

    But where the name mentioned in the Quran which surah? Can anyone specify please

  9. on Sunday 14th of August 2022 11:07:20 AM

    I want to name my daughter as amaira,is it islamic name,?what is it meaning?please tell

  10. on Sunday 23rd of October 2022 04:27:33 PM

    Write your comment here… I’m always respect Amira name
    and love 💕 so much for ever and ever

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